Janice trained as a teacher. She is also a bereavement supporter at North London Hospice. As a patient representative she meets with the North Central London STP and Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) steering groups for Last Phase of Life discussions. She is part of her GP Patient Participation Group and also sits on the Steering Group for the new 'Q FIT' bowel cancer test as a patient representative. She sees primary care as fundamental to the way a good care system operates and views the Primary Care Group as a means to promote informed care.